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E.g., 10/15/2018
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Tech Talk: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Oct 16, 10:00 am

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 18, 10:00 am
Tue, Oct 23, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 25, 10:00 am
About this Series

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

10/02
10/04
10/09
10/11
10/16
10/18
10/23
10/25

Adult Crafternoon: Festive Paper Lanterns

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Oct 16, 2:00 pm

(90 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

(90 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/16

Chess Club

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Oct 16, 4:00 pm

Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/16

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Oct 17, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Oct 24, 1:00 pm
Wed, Oct 31, 1:00 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

10/03
10/10
10/17
10/24
10/31

Genealogy Help: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Oct 18, 10:00 am

Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

About this Series

Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

10/11
10/18

Tech Talk: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Oct 18, 10:00 am

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Oct 16, 10:00 am
Tue, Oct 23, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 25, 10:00 am
About this Series

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

10/02
10/04
10/09
10/11
10/16
10/18
10/23
10/25

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Oct 18, 2:00 pm

Learn how to use mindfulness and meditation to manage stress in the workplace and at home. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn how to use mindfulness and meditation to manage stress in the workplace and at home. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/18

October Crafternoon

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Oct 18, 4:00 pm

Create lots of beautiful crafts to take home. Ages 4-9. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Create lots of beautiful crafts to take home. Ages 4-9. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/18

Veterans Services of PBC

Glades Road Branch
Fri, Oct 19, 2:00 pm

Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 

About this Series

Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 

10/19

Homebuyer Education Workshop: A Guidewell Financial Solutions Workshop

Glades Road Branch
Sat, Oct 20, 9:00 am

Are you thinking of buying a home? Get the answers to your questions from an approved U.S.-HUD counselor. (8 hr.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Are you thinking of buying a home? Get the answers to your questions from an approved U.S.-HUD counselor. (8 hr.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/20

Teen Advisory Council (TAC)

Glades Road Branch
Sat, Oct 20, 10:00 am

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/20

Hurricane Harmonizers

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Oct 22, 2:00 pm

Join us for a performance by this all-male chorus singing in barbershop harmony. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Join us for a performance by this all-male chorus singing in barbershop harmony. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/22

Haunted House Rehearsal

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Oct 22, 6:00 pm

Bring your most creative and spooky ideas for our Haunted House to be held Mon, Oct 29.  Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Bring your most creative and spooky ideas for our Haunted House to be held Mon, Oct 29.  Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/22

Tech Talk: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Oct 23, 10:00 am

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Oct 16, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 18, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 25, 10:00 am
About this Series

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

10/02
10/04
10/09
10/11
10/16
10/18
10/23
10/25

Medicare 101

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Oct 23, 2:00 pm

Join SHINE as they cover the five parts of Medicare, and deciding between Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage. (90 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Join SHINE as they cover the five parts of Medicare, and deciding between Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage. (90 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/23

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Oct 24, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Oct 17, 1:00 pm
Wed, Oct 31, 1:00 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

10/03
10/10
10/17
10/24
10/31

Creative Journaling

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Oct 24, 6:00 pm

Learn basic bullet journaling techniques for your personal journal or calendar. Materials provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn basic bullet journaling techniques for your personal journal or calendar. Materials provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/24

Election Time 2018: Know the Issues

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Oct 24, 6:00 pm

Todd Bonlarron, Assistant County Administrator, provides a clear explanation of state constitutional amendments and local questions on this year's ballot. (60 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Todd Bonlarron, Assistant County Administrator, provides a clear explanation of state constitutional amendments and local questions on this year's ballot. (60 min.) Preregister. 

10/24

Tech Talk: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Oct 25, 10:00 am

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Oct 16, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 18, 10:00 am
Tue, Oct 23, 10:00 am
About this Series

We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

10/02
10/04
10/09
10/11
10/16
10/18
10/23
10/25

Sensory Story Time

Glades Road Branch
Sat, Oct 27, 11:00 am

Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/27

Hispanic Presence in America: Culture, Literature & Language

Glades Road Branch
Sat, Oct 27, 2:00 pm

Yvette Fuentes, Ph.D., discusses the significant contributions and impact, Latin American culture, literature, and Spanish language have had on American society. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Yvette Fuentes, Ph.D., discusses the significant contributions and impact, Latin American culture, literature, and Spanish language have had on American society. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/27

Haunted House!

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Oct 29, 6:00 pm

Our teens will scare you in our walk through Haunted House.  Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Our teens will scare you in our walk through Haunted House.  Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/29

Trick-or-Treat Tales

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Oct 30, 4:00 pm

Enjoy stories, songs, games and a craft about Halloween with a costume parade around the library to follow. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Enjoy stories, songs, games and a craft about Halloween with a costume parade around the library to follow. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/30

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Oct 31, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Oct 17, 1:00 pm
Wed, Oct 24, 1:00 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

10/03
10/10
10/17
10/24
10/31